Gloria Barron Prize For Young Heroes
CategoryChildren, Youth & Families
DescriptionThe Prize honors inspiring, public-spirited, highly diverse young people from across the United States and Canada. The Prize, established by youth author T.A. Barron in honor of his mother, honors youth ages 8 to 18 who have shown leadership and courage in developing and implementing an extraordinary service project that has made a significant positive effect on people, their communities, and the environment. The Prize honors 25 people annually. The top winners – up to 20 – each receive a $10,000 cash award to support either their service work or higher education. The remainder receive a set of gifts and media recognition. Additional information including an online application can be found on the Web site.
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